Shop Oakland

Help sustain and grow Oakland's economy by shopping locally. Now, more than ever, it's important to support local businesses that capture the spirit and reflect the diversity of our community. By supporting them, you're also supporting our neighbors who are employed by small businesses.


Oakland Chamber's "Oakland's Open" List of small businesses providing modified services during the COVID-19 pandemic. Know a business to add, email

Need ideas on where to shop? Visit the Shop Oakland Now small business directory and LocalMotiv's shopping guides.

Know what you want to purchase, but stumped where to find the gift item in Oakland? Check out Main Street Launch's Concierge Service.

Need more inspiration? Visit the Oakland Style section of Visit Oakland's website for fun shopping ideas.

Buy Local Food & Wine

Many of Oakland's commercial districts are served by business improvement districts. Learn more about each area by clicking the links below.

Downtown Oakland
Jack London
Lake Merritt/Uptown
Lakeshore/Lake Park
Temescal/Telegraph Avenue